Despite persistently cool and rainy weather in recent days, Minneapolis will warm up a bit this weekend as sunny skies return.
On Saturday temperatures will be on the rise, nearing the mid-60s during the afternoon hours. Partly sunny skies during the day will provide visitors and residents a break from the recent stormy weather.
The Minnesota Twins and Seattle Mariners will continue their three-game series at Target Field on Saturday and Sunday. Those headed to Saturday's 6:10 p.m. CDT game may want to bring a jacket as temperatures could drop into the 50s later in the evening.
For those looking to spend some time outdoors, Sunday will be the warmest day of the weekend with temperatures nearing the 70 F mark.
Overnight temperatures through the weekend will be consistently in the high 40s, low 50s.
Heading into next week temperatures will range between the high 60s and mid-70s, but a thunderstorm will roll into the region on Tuesday.
Umbrellas and raincoats will be put to good use by those along much of the Interstate-95 corridor as rain moves northward during the middle of the week.
Temperatures will rebound across the Northeast this coming weekend, after a setback with clouds and rain along the coast before Friday.
A storm from the Pacific Ocean will first raise the fire danger in California, then bring cooler air and spotty rain for firefighting efforts.
A chilly start to fall has provided a sufficient cold blast to bring out the vibrant colors of autumn leaves.
A melting alpine glacier on Mount Shasta in northern California created a messy situation as the flowing ice water turned into a disruptive mudslide with more harmful rainfall on the way.
A storm moving up the Atlantic coast with rain will briefly disrupt the dry weather and warming trend this week around Washington, D.C.
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Snow in the Appalachians.
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12" of snow.